27, FENKLE STREET

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1156885
Date first listed:
25-Aug-1977
Statutory Address:
27, FENKLE STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
27, FENKLE STREET

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

District:
Northumberland (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Alnwick
National Grid Reference:
NU1857613361

Details

NU 1813 SE 1/54 5330

FENKLE STREET (West Side), No 27

(Formerly listed as No 29 (Territorial Drill Hall))

II* GV

Early C19. [Former Subscription Library ? circa 1834]. Three storeys and 5 windows. Elaborate ashlar front with giant pilasters standing on ground floor and flanking end bays which break forward slightly. Entablature and large balustraded parapet. Glazing bar sash windows with moulded architraves, pediments on 1st floor of end bays, flat pediments over middle 3 windows (with brackets to central window). Channelled ashlar ground floor, 2 Greek Doric columns in antis for central doorway, steps to 6 panel door with rectangular light above containing glazing bass. Left hand bay has recessed windows with scrolls to quarter pilasters. Right hand bay has a semi-circular archway with voussoirs and prominent key. At least 2 rooms inside have heavy ceiling cornices.

Listing NGR: NU1857613361

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
235721
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

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